National Louis University: Review & Facts

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National Louis University is a small four-year, private not-for-profit school with 4,385 students enrolled. This school was founded in 1886 and is one of the 74 colleges located in Chicago, Illinois.

Academic Offerings



Majors
Offered
57
Fair
At National Louis University you can obtain your bachelor's degree, postbaccalaureate certificate, master's degree, postmaster certificate, or doctoral degree.

National Louis University implements a quarter-based curriculum calendar system and allows you to choose from 57 majors. The most popular concentrations are Education, Management, Psychology, General Studies, and Business. Read the details about Majors offered at this college and see prorgam Ratings compared to other colleges and schools.


Student Retention
42%
Bad
It is important to know student retention and graduation rates before you apply to a school to get your diploma or to engage in a long-term study; high retention and graduation rates are usually a good sign. However, if you are planning to transfer or take non-credit coursework, these metrics are not important.

The student retention rate at National Louis University is very low at 42% (way below Illinois average). Considering this statistic, it seems that students do not seem to enjoy their stay at this school.

Students to Faculty Ratio
12 : 1
Low
The graduation rate at National Louis University is low: 43%.

Student to faculty ratio at National Louis University is pretty good, 12:1. Find out more details regarding instruction at this college in the Faculty & Salaries report.

Tuition and Loans



Tuition and fees per year
$12,900
Medium
Average tuition charges are close to the nationwide median, about $12,500 per academic year. The additional fees at National Louis University (not included in tuition costs) are roughly $400; which comes to a total of $12,900 annually.

Read the details about National Louis University additional charges as well as availability of loans and likelyhood of repaying them upon graduation in the Tuition & Loans report for this college.

Admissions Information



Acceptance
Rate
81%
As reported in recent data, 243 applications were submitted and 198 were accepted; so it is easy to enroll at this school.

National Louis University might accept dual credits, credits for life experience (learned through independent study, noncredit adult courses, work experience, portfolio demonstration, previous licensure or certification, or completion of other learning opportunities), and advanced placement credits (college-level courses taught in high school) earned prior to admission.

Dual Credits
Accepted
Yes
The undergraduate application fee at National Louis University is $40.00. The graduate application fee is $40.00.

To receive the most accurate and up-to-date information about enrolling to National Louis University and a program that best suits your goals and budget, call the school's general information office at (800) 443-5522 or check National Louis University Website.

Opportunities and Services



Safety
Grade
B-
Dicey
National Louis University provides a distance learning option and evening/weekend study opportunity, which is a solid option for those who work full-time.

There are options for on-campus part-time employment at National Louis University, which allows students to cover some of the tuition expenses. Additionally, this school helps students to evaluate their career options and to find a full-time job upon graduation.

ROTC
Available
No
Presently there is no on-campus housing at National Louis University.

Based on the college crime numbers, National Louis University appears to be a relatively safe school. Read the details in the Campus Crime report for this college.

National Louis University Location and Maps



Post Address: National Louis University, 122 S Michigan Ave, Chicago, Illinois 60603, USA
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